Anonymous asked: On your bar application- definitely file it now. I know it's daunting, but I've been waiting for them to approve me for A YEAR, and I'm 26, I've always lived in the state, and I have no criminal history. Good thing I passed the bar all the way back in July, right? They are slow, slow, slow. I've been living in my dad's house, doing shitty jobs, feeling depressed....
now entering hermit mode
Please Approach The Bench: PHYSICIAN VS ENGINEER... →
legallyyourss: A physician, an engineer, and an attorney were discussing who among them belonged to the oldest of the three professions represented. The physician said, “Remember, on the sixth day God took a rib from Adam and fashioned Eve, making him the first surgeon. Therefore, medicine is the oldest…
Anonymous asked: I'm freaking out about my decision of wanting to go to law school given the current market for lawyers. What made you look past this and still decide to be a lawyer? (I'm currently a junior in undergrad)
Anonymous asked: what kind of law are you interested in going into?
actlikeachamp asked: Hey great advice to that anon, law school classmates can be miserable sometimes, good to know we have other #lawblrs for support.
Struggling with all the testable material for an...
urbanfrolicker: The girl sitting in front of me in Employment Law is shopping for tacky furniture online. I really just want to blurt out DON’T DO IT. RATTAN IS NOT CUTE. ahaha this reminds me of how the other day the guy sitting in front of me in one of my classes was shopping for bathtubs o.O I was so confused @_@
Anonymous asked: Did you ever feel like quitting law school not because of the law, but because of the people? There are days when the people at my school are just so insufferable and behave like high school students.
Writing my paper
and drinking chai tea lattes alllllllll day long. Oh yeah.
keepalltherosesimnotdead-deacti asked: Hey, what law school are you at?
it’s time to pull out the handy-dandy bluebook
Faced with a Five-Page Limit, Lawyer Files Cartoon... →
lawdog798: A lawyer who opposes the Justice Department’s proposed antitrust settlement with three publishers of e-books has filed an amicus brief (PDF) in the form of a comic strip. Bob Kohn tells Bloomberg and the New York Times Media Decoder blog that he opted for the unusual format after U.S. District Judge Denise Cote of Manhattan limited his brief to five pages. “I thought of the idea of...
I love how the constitution is like six pages long...
yet the Supreme Court can write 50 page opinions on just one sentence.
UGH ADMIN LAW WHY
WHY ART THOU CON LAW IN DISGUISE WHY
Ahh so many 1Ls
for some reason I feel sort of motherly towards them
eugenechao: I hope I never do something dumb enough to end up in a law school case book.
What is that to us? It is better that he be wholly undone than that the law be...– Thirning, C.J. [In reference to the defendant, who would be “undone and impoverished forever if this action is maintained against him” - Horneby] Beaulieu v. Finglam (1401)
The law is the wisdom of the ages wrapped in the opinion of the moment.– Drop Dead Diva (via lawyerly—elegance)
So of course I was the first person of the...
If my children ever tell me they want to go to Law...
legal-savvy: lawschoolmademedoit: I’ll yell: This is true. The lawyer who supervises me at work regularly tells her son to go to med school instead of law school. I’ve heard this a thousand times as well. A well-established lawyer even told me this recently while we were in the judge’s chambers. I really, really dislike it when someone tells me to go to med school instead...
I love my internship.
That is all.
I'm a 2L now . . . ?
When did this happen? o.O
The sheer applesauce of this statutory interpretation should be obvious.– Zuni Pub. Sch. Dist. No. 89 v. Dept. of Educ., 550 U.S. 81, 113 (dissenting) lol
Although I agree that the judgment of the Arizona Supreme Court must be...– Justice Powell, dissenting inEdwards v. Arizona, 451 U.S. 477 (1981) ——- Yes it’s almost three in the morning. Yes I find this extraordinarily hilarious
When I watch movies and see stuff related to law...
coffeeebeans: wheninlawschool: For example, ”Oh hey, contracts in action!”: HAHAHAH oh no! I totally do this! UNCONSCIONABLE
Fight for your life.– My #CivPro (& #Property) Prof. discussing our CivPro final.. Great… #iTweetLawSchool (via itweetlawschool) Don’t let me be finals’ first casualty please >_<
Pretty much sums up my life during reading week.
wheninlawschool: you have no idea. I am a hermit right now. See you in two weeks >_>
SO MANY PAGES LEFT
Last day of class as a 1L...
lawgeeks: When did this happen? Where did the time go? #oh my god, I’m freaking out, first exam coming up. #real life is a year closer now. #I’m gonna go in a corner and rock back and forth silently. I concur >_<
parens patriae– [parent of the nation]